Ranji Trophy 2016/17

Ranji Trophy 2016/17

Priyank Panchal Ranji Trophy 2016-17
Goal was to convert centuries into big knocks: Priyank Panchal

Gujarat opener Priyank Panchal has grabbed all the headlines in recent times with his performances in the Ranji Trophy this past season. With Gujarat winning their first ever title, it would seem clear that he is certainly a prospect for the Indian cricket team at the moment. Speaking exclusively to News 18, Panchal went on […]

Abhishek Nayar Ranji Trophy Mumbai
Ranji Trophy 2016-17 final, Day 4 Review: Mumbai sets lofty target for Gujarat

After what has been an impressive four days, the 2016-17 edition of the Ranji Trophy final rests on a knife-edge as Gujarat now has to fight for their win. However, the way Mumbai played on the day was quite impressive as well as they went ahead and racked up the runs, something that they simply […]

Abhinav Mukund
There are no pros; only cons: Abhinav Mukund

Tamil Nadu opening batsman and captain Abhinav Mukund has slammed the BCCI following their ploy of playing all matches in neutral venues. The Board had taken a decision to play all matches in neutral venues given the recent issues they have had with the ‘Home Advantage’ posters. While there were a few who did indeed […]

Jasprit Bumrah
Ranji Trophy 2016-17 semi-finals: Day 4 Review

The Ranji Trophy 2016/17 got its first finalists as Gujarat, riding on the bowling exploits of Jasprit Bumrah marched one step closer to the glory. It was a dominating display from the Parthiv Patel led side, faced some staunch resistance from the MS Dhoni inspired boys, was finally able to press their superiority. The bowling […]

Shardul Thakur
Happy that the efforts are at least there: Shardul Thakur

25-year old Shardul Thakur has had what many see as a mixed year. This mixed year has seen Thakur make the trip with the Indian team on several overseas tours including the ones to the West Indies. However, he has not really played for India yet and has not had the best of seasons in […]

Prithvi Shaw Mumbai
Teenage sensation Prithvi Shaw breaks into the Mumbai Ranji squad

Defending champions Mumbai have included teenager Prithvi Shaw in their 15 man squad for the Ranji Trophy semifinal clash against Tamil Nadu starting from January 1 in Rajkot. Shaw will be replacing opener Kevin d’Almeida. Shaw was in headlines due to his exploits in recently concluded ACC Under – 19 Cup and the selectors have […]

Shahbaz Nadeem India
Ranji Trophy 2016-17, Quarter-finals Review

The prestigious Ranji Trophy 2016/17 today got its semi-finalists with the conclusion of the final two remaining matches in the quarterfinal leg. Mumbai and Gujarat reigned supreme over their respective opponents and have advanced to join Tamil Nadu and Jharkhand to decide the two finalists of the tournament. Mumbai, the 42-time champions, secured a well […]

Gujarat Ranji Trophy
Ranji Trophy 2016-17, Quarter-finals, Day 4 – Review 

Jharkhand became the second team after Tamil Nadu to seal a semi-final berth in the Ranji trophy 2016/17 after completing a comprehensive 5-wicket win over Haryana on day three. Set a challenging target of 176, Ishan Kishan, former India Under-19 captain, blasted a 61-ball 86 to set up an emphatic win. Resuming to bat at […]

Shahbaz Nadeem walks off the field after picking 7 wickets against Jharkhand
Ranji Trophy 2016-17: Quarterfinal, Day 2 Review

The biggest news from the Ranji Trophy 2016/17 today came from the Dr. Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium, Vizag where Tamil Nadu, after bowling out Karnataka for 88 in the first innings, wrapped up the match by securing a stunning 7 wickets win inside the first two days. Karnataka after a facing embarrassment at […]

Aswin Crist Ranji Trophy
Ranji Trophy 2016-17: Quarterfinal, Day 1 Review

The prestigious Ranji Trophy 216/17 has now reached its business end with eight teams – Mumbai, Hyderabad, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Gujarat, Odisha, Haryana and Jharkhand – today getting on the field to play the quarterfinal of the biggest domestic competition in India. The opening day was an entirely bowler dominating day. All the four-game saw […]